The city, located near the border with Poland, has so far remained virtually untouched in the midst of the conflict
The Ukrainian authorities have denounced this Monday the impact in Lviv (west) of five missiles fired by Russia, and it appears that six were killed and eight wounded in the attack, regional governor Maksym Kozystkiy said.
“Five missiles have hit Lviv,” said the city’s mayor, Andrey Sadovy, through his Telegram account. “The relevant services have gone out to the place. We are looking for new information,” he stressed in his message.
Also, the head of the Lviv Regional Military Administration, Maksim Kozitskihas confirmed four impacts, without giving more details, at the same time that it has demanded that the population stay in the shelters before possible new bombardments.
The city of Lviv, located near the border with Poland, has so far remained largely untouched by the conflict, with only one attack in the vicinity since the outbreak of the war. At the moment it is unknown what the objectives have been achieved.
On the other hand, the head of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Military Administration, Valentin Reznichenko, He has assured that the Russian forces have bombed the area, although he has clarified that “60% of the missiles were shot down by the anti-aircraft defense”.
“The night was relatively calm, but during the morning the invaders have fired missiles at the area,” he said on Telegram. “We are not easy prey,” Reznichenko stressed.
The Ukrainian authorities have further confirmed that Six people were injured in the attack on Sunday. against a police building in the city of Lisichansk, located in the part of the Lugansk region (east) outside the control of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic, according to the Ukrinform news agency.
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.